There's just an hour to go before our very own Fred Dinenage joins birthday girl Doris Long to abseil down Portsmouth's Spinnaker tower.
He's currently having his headcam fitted and psyching himself up for the 500ft challenge.
Doris, who's 100 today, is taking it all in her stride.
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Robert Weighton and Alfred Smith only became pen pals two years ago - and today Britain's oldest men both celebrated their 109th birthdays.